After the tragic loss of their son, John Travolta and Kelly Preston can now announce the best news they’ve had in years.
Preston, 47, is pregnant, the family tells PEOPLE.
“It’s impossible to keep a secret … especially one as wonderful as this,” they say in a statement cross-posted to each of their Web sites.
“We want to be the first to share this great news with everyone that we are expecting a new addition to our family.
Love, John, Kelly and Ella”
Travolta, 56, and Preston are also parents to daughter Ella Bleu, 10. Their 16-year-old son Jett, died of a seizure in January 2009.